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  • Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine

  • Joseph Fava, PhD  

    Joseph Fava, PhD
    The Miriam Hospital
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine
    Coro West, Suite 309
    164 Summit Ave
    Providence, RI 02906
    Phone: 401-793-8025
    Fax: 401-793-8059
    jfava@lifespan.org  

  • Selected publications

  • (10 of over 70)

     Wing, R. R., Tate, D., Raynor, H., Gorin, A., & Fava, J. L. (2006). A self-regulation program for maintenance of weight loss. The New England Journal of Medicine, 355, 1563-1571.

    Morrow, K. M., Fava, J. L., Rosen, R. K., Vargas, S., Barroso, C., Christensen, A. L., Woodsong, C., & Severy, L. (2007). Willingness to use microbicides is affected by the importance of product characteristics, use parameters, and protective properties. Journal of Acquired ImmuneDeficiency Syndromes, 45(1), 93-101.

    Wing, R. R., Tate, D., Gorin, A., Raynor, H., Fava, J. L., &Machan, J.(2007). STOP Regain: Are there negative effects of daily weighing. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 75(4), 652-656.

    Morrow, K. M., Fava, J. L., Rosen, R. K., Christensen, A. L., Vargas, S., & Barroso, C. (2007). Willingness to use microbicides varies by race/ethnicity, experience with prevention products and partner type. Health Psychology, 26, 777-786.

    Bock, B. C., Becker, B. M., Niaura, R. S., Partridge, R., Fava, J. L., & Trask, P. (2008). Smoking cessation among patients in an emergency chest pain observation unit: Outcomes of the Chest Pain Smoking Study (CPSS). Nicotine & Tobacco Research,10, 1523-1531.

    Gorin, A. A., Wing, R. R., Fava, J. L., Jakicic, J., Jeffery, R., West, D. S., Brelje, K., DiLillo, V. G., & the Look AHEAD Home Environment Research Group. (2008). Weight loss treatment influences untreated spouses and the home environment: Evidence of a ripple effect. International Journal ofObesity, 32, 1678-1684.

    Wing, R. R., Papandonatos, G., Fava, J. L., Gorin, A. A., Phelan, S., McCaffery, J., & Tate, D. F. (2008). Maintaining large weight losses: The role of behavioral and psychological factors. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 76, 1015-1021.

    Phelan, S., Liu, T., Gorin, A. A., Lowe, M., Hogan, J., Fava, J. L., & Wing, R. R. (2009). What distinguishes long-term weight loss maintainers from the treatment-seeking obese? Analysis of environmental, behavioral, and psychosocial variables in diverse populations. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 38(2), 94-104.

    Promrat, K., Kleiner, D. E., Niemeier, H. M., Jackvony, E., Kearns, M., Wands, J. R., Fava, J. L., & Wing, R. R. (2010). Randomized controlled trial testing the effects of weight loss on nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). Hepatology, 51, 121-129.

    Borrelli, B., Hayes, R. B., Dunsiger, S., & Fava, J. L. (in press). Risk perception and smoking behavior in medically ill smokers: A prospective study. Addiction.